Hybrid work position: This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively. The employee’s role enables them to work at a GM facility or off-site as frequently as needed or desired. In the USA, this is an employee who lives 100 miles or less from their designated, primary worksite.
This position requires an employee to be onsite 1-3 times per week.
The candidate will conceptualize and develop a wide variety of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) models to directly impact design and offset hardware testing. Simulations will be focused on electric motors, drive units, power electronics, engine, and transmission related components. Development of new and refinement of existing procedures in the above domains is also a core responsibility.
Required Skills and Experience:
2+ years of experience with simulation, design, testing, or release of propulsion related systems
Experience with CFD software
Familiarity or practical experience with the principles of vehicle propulsion system design, operation, or testing
Preferred Skills and Experience:
2+ years of experience with CFD analysis of propulsion related systems
Proficient with STAR-CCM+ or Simerics-MP+ CFD software
Experience with CFD optimization tools
Experience with test to model correlation
Experience with programming in Java, Python or equivalent languages
Linux experience in distributed computing environments
Experience with the latest CFD visualization techniques
Knowledge of Siemens NX CAD modeling
Education and Training:
BS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering required
MS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering with coursework in heat transfer and fluid mechanics preferred
FOR GM INTERNAL CANDIDATES : This role is posted at both the 6th and 7th level. The determination by HR and the Hiring Manager as to whether an offer will be lateral or promotional will be based on a candidate’s relevant experience and whether the role will amount to a significant increase in level of responsibility.
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The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values;
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.
General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers. We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.
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